St.Vitustoren, "Olle Witte" Ned.Herv.Kerk Winschoten, Groningen, Netherlands LL: N 53.1466, E 7.0327
Adolph Rots E: arots457 @ freeler DOTnl
G&J carillon, installed by Eijsbouts, was stolen in 1943; old drum used in new instrument.
Traditional carillon of 49 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The instrument was enlarged in unknown year with bells made by an unknown maker Prior history: In 1946, the instrument was begun with 37 bells by vanBergen (except for 1) In 1931, a complete instrument was installed with 25 bells made by Gillett & Johnston (0 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 2008
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Gillett & Johnston bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the second phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the vanBergen bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of unknown bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all traditional carillons in Netherlands.
Index to all tower bell instruments in NL.Groningen.
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